Local History

17 January 2018

Transcription Tuesday is back and this year it's bigger than ever. Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine editor Sarah Williams explains why it's time to give back to family history

17 January 2018

Find out how you can sign up to take part in our second #TranscriptionTuesday event on 23 January 2018

10 January 2018

Online genealogist Jonathan Scott looks into his crystal ball to reveal the biggest record releases and other events coming up in the next 12 months

09 January 2018

For WDYTYA? Magazine’s second annual Transcription Tuesday event on 23 January, Seth Burgess will be transcribing personnel files for New Zealanders who fought for the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps in the First World War. In this blog post, he explains why you should join him…

09 January 2018

For WDYTYA? Magazine’s second annual Transcription Tuesday event on 23 January, Rosemary Collins will be transcribing records of First World War conscription tribunals in Cardiganshire for the National Library of Wales. In this blog post, she explains why you should join her…

08 January 2018

For WDYTYA? Magazine’s second annual Transcription Tuesday event on 23 January, Jon Bauckham will be indexing Bedfordshire Poor Law records for the Ancestry World Archives Project. In this blog post, he explains why you should join him…

08 January 2018

Robbie Bennie, art editor of WDYTYA? Magazine, explains why he has chosen to transcribe for the First World War memorabilia project Europeana 1914-1918 on Transcription Tuesday 2018

04 January 2018

Inspired by BBC Two's A House Through Time? Jonathan Scott shows you how to discover who lived in your home

03 January 2018

Sarah Williams, editor of WDYTYA? Magazine, explains why she has chosen to help FamilySearch make more of their parish register microfilms available to search online

15 November 2017

How did your ancestors celebrate Christmas? We take a look at the best bygone festive seasons

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